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Empire State Building, New York City

Object Number: 
1953.805
Date: 
1936
Medium: 
Black ink over graphite with scratching out on board
Dimensions: 
Overall: 18 1/4 x 13 1/2 in. ( 46.4 x 34.3 cm )
Inscriptions: 
Signed and inscribed at lower left inside image in black ink: "Vernon Howe Bailey 1936"; verso inscribed at center in graphite: "4[encircled]"
Description: 
Architecture
Credit Line: 
Gift of Charles E. Dunlap
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group